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Washington Post Sep 1, 2015

Nats Journal: Denard Span has hip surgery, Aaron Barrett set for elbow surgery and a Stephen Strasburg update

Denard Span underwent successful surgery on his left hip in New York on Tuesday morning. According to Nationals Manager Matt Williams, a labrum tear in Span’s hip was fixed and some bone was shaved down to clear space.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Sep 1, 2015

The Baseball Show: Is Denard Span’s Nats career over?

Denard Span is now out for the season with a left hip injury. Does that mean his Nationals career is over, too?

The Baseball Show: Is Span’s Nats career over?

The Nationals are coming off a bad loss to the St. Louis Cardinals, one that puts them in jeopardy of losing the momentum they had built over the previous 12 games. But although they were winning before they traveled to St. Louis, it was a tough week in regards to their overall health. Denard Span went down…

Matt of Matt's Bats: Giving thanks for Denard Span

Last week, Nationals fans got the disappointing news that center fielder Denard Span, who had just come off the disabled list, needed hip surgery and would be out for the rest of the 2015 season. This is a huge blow...
Washington Post Aug 29, 2015

Nats Journal: Denard Span, free agent after this season: Time in D.C. ‘resurrected my career’

Denard Span walked into the Nationals clubhouse Saturday afternoon, walking normally, wearing jeans and a T-shirt. His teammates, lounging on the couch, said hello as he walked by.“You have it already?” someone asked, referring to the hip surgery that will keep Span out for the rest of the season.Read full article >>
CSN Washington Aug 29, 2015

Span's season is over, and maybe his Nats career as well

Denard Span's season is over and on Saturday he spoke about the distinct possibility his Nats career is done, too.

Span’s season is over, and maybe his Nats career as well

Just 72 hours before he was set to undergo season-ending surgery on his left hip, Denard Span stood at his locker in the Nationals clubhouse to address the media, all but resigned to the fact his career in Washington is almost certain be over. Just four days earlier he spoke to reporters in the exact same…
MASN Sports Aug 28, 2015

Williams on Span's hip surgery; Taylor "thankful" knee is OK - Byron Kerr

Nationals manager Matt Williams reported that center fielder Denard Span is out for the season because he will have to undergo surgery on Tuesday. "He's going to have left hip surgery, it's a labrum surgery," Williams said. "He has some...
CSN Washington Aug 28, 2015

Hip surgery for Span, but Taylor's knee OK

Denard Span will have season-ending hip surgery, but Michael Taylor avoided serious injury on his scary collision Thursday night.

Hip surgery for Span, but Taylor’s injury not serious

Denard Span’s injury plagued season will come to an abrupt conclusion Tuesday when the Nationals leadoff man has surgery to repair the labrum in his left hip, but the club was able to breathe a bit easier Friday when it learned Michael Taylor (Span’s backup in center field) was not seriously injured during a scary-looking…

Nats recall den Dekker as Span goes back on DL

Desperate for healthy outfielders after both Denard Span and Michael Taylor were injured Thursday night, the Nationals recalled Matt den Dekker from Class AAA Syracuse before Friday’s series opener against the Marlins. Den Dekker officially takes the roster spot that opened up when Span was placed back on the 15-day disabled list Friday, this time…
Washington Post Aug 28, 2015

Nats Journal: Denard Span to have season-ending hip surgery, Michael A. Taylor has bad knee bruise

The optimism surrounding Denard Span’s return from back trouble earlier this week morphed quickly to disappointment Friday. The Nationals placed Span on the disabled list with left hip inflammation, and a person familiar with the situation said he will have season-ending hip surgery on Tuesday.Read full article >>
MetsBlog Aug 28, 2015

Nationals, 6.5 games behind Mets, lose Span to DL for 3rd time

Nationals OF Denard Span is heading to the disabled list for the third time this season, manager Matt Williams said after Thursday’s game (Aug. 28, 2015). According to Williams, Span’s current left hip inflammation is likely connected to …
MASN Sports Aug 28, 2015

Who will replace Span in the Nationals lineup? - Byron Kerr

The news that center fielder Denard Span has a left hip injury and will go back on the disabled list will make it difficult for him to return this season - unless the Nationals can win the National League East...
MASN Sports Aug 27, 2015

Injuries to Span, Escobar and Taylor take luster off of Nats' gutsy 4-2 win - Byron Kerr

The Nationals dropped the Padres 4-2 Thursday night behind strong pitching from Joe Ross and home runs from Jayson Werth and Ryan Zimmerman. But news about three injured players - center fielder Denard Span, third baseman Yunel Escobar and center...

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